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Bug in FileManager zip extraction?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by CaMer0n, Sep 1, 2007.

  1. CaMer0n

    CaMer0n Well-Known Member

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    First off, I'm using the following versions.
    WHM 11.2.0 cPanel 11.11.0-R16709
    Theme: X3

    I have repeatedly tried to extract a zip file in the public_html folder using the extract function in FileManager (right-click -> extract and also left-click -> extract button).

    After confirmation of the extraction path, (/public_html) I get a message:

    Code:
    Archive:  /home/mysite/public_html/e107_079_cvs.zip
    replace online.php? [y]es, [n]o, [A]ll, [N]one, [r]ename:  NULL
    (assuming [N]one)
    And the extraction ceases.

    It seems that there is no way to actually input a preference so that it overwrites existing files. There is no pausing for input. NULL appears at the same time as everything else.

    Am I missing something, or is this actually a bug?

    Thanks
     
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    Infopro cPanel Sr. Product Evangelist
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    Just a guess, but it might be so you don't inadvertently overwrite something you don't want to lose? Unpack to a directory and copy the files over via FTP, that'll overwrite the files.
     
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  3. CaMer0n

    CaMer0n Well-Known Member

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    The old X theme used to overwrite without a problem, so I doubt it's that, particularly since a prompt is given (Yes, No, All etc), even if it is useless.
     
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  5. CaMer0n

    CaMer0n Well-Known Member

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    Thanks David!
     
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